Blue Dragon DLC Update

LONDON 29th October, 2007– Since the game’s release,“Blue Dragon” has been enchanting RPG fans with its classic story of adventure and excitement. As many have successfully completed the retail story arc of the game, Microsoft Games Studios, wanted to be sure everyone was aware of the multiple downloadable content packages available on Xbox LIVE Marketplace.

Package one (Hard Mod) released in late September, making several new game modes available to further enhance the“Blue Dragon” experience. Friday 26th October marked the release of pack two,“6 Treasures.” This download expands gameplay with items such as the“Way of Thieves” which allows Shu and his companions to steal rare items possessed by enemy creatures during battle. This is just one of six exciting items that are available with the new DLC package (available for 200 Microsoft Points). Feel free to check out the content and post your impressions at your earliest convenience.

Also, keep your eyes peeled for the third DLC pack–“Shuffled Dungeon” which will be made available on 16th November for 400 Microsoft Points.

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For more information, please contact:

Kate Szlendak/ 0118 909 5334/ v-kaszle@microsoft,com

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